Helping people of all ages know Jesus, grow in their faith & go into the world equipped to serve.

Lent and Easter

During Lent, we prepare our hearts for Easter and to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ.

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April 1

Easter Sunday Worship

Christ the Lord is risen today. Alleluia!

Christ the Lord is risen today. Alleluia!

Sunrise Service
7:15 a.m. — Chambliss Outdoor Worship Center

Traditional Worship
8:15, 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. — Birmingham First Sanctuary

Shine Contemporary Worship
11:00 a.m. — Christian Life Center

Berkley First
10:00 a.m. — Berkley First Sanctuary. 

Weekly Lent Devotion


With an invitational spirit, we open our hearts, minds and doors, to all with warmth and sincerity. We seek diversity, respect variety in experience, and promote independence of thought.

Join us as we worship together, study and grow together and share God’s love serving in the local, national and global community.

Worship With Us

Traditional Worship
8:15 AM, 9:30 AM and 11:00 AM in the Sanctuary

Shine Contemporary Worship
11:00 AM  in the Christian Life Center

Berkley First
10:00 AM in Berkley

Third Thursday of Each Month
6:45 PM in Runkel Chapel

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Service and Missions Opportunities

Our Missions Ministry equips disciples of Christ to share God’s love through gifts and service, creating hope and sustainable opportunities for those in need.

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Vacation Bible School

June 18-22, 2018.
9:00 a.m. – noon 
Preschool through 5th grade

NEW THIS YEAR… TIDE POOL TOTS TWO’s VBS Program a new program for our older 2’s (must be 2 years old by December 2017)  

Flamingo Flocking Fundraiser

Sponsored by High School Youth for Cass Tiny Homes

Help the High School Students at Birmingham First to raise the funds and build a Cass Tiny Home.

The Flamingo Flocking Fundraiser begins March 4th and runs through May. 


In the early Church, Lent was a time of preparing converts for baptism and membership in the community of faith. It was a season of self-reflection, repentance, …

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Winter Program Guide

Gather – Learn – Serve

Register for adult, student or children’s classes and activities.

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First Kids Preschool encourages learning through play in a caring Christian environment.

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Upcoming Events

View our calendar of special events.

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Singers, ringers, instrumentalists, and listeners — young, old, and in between —  all have a place in the music ministry.

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Missions and Service

We invite you to explore the Missions and Service section of our website to find ways that you might like to be involved.

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Upcoming Events

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Looking for sermons, forms, daily devotions, etc? Look here. 

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Programs & Classes For All Ages

We offer programs, classes and bible studies for all ages from preschool to adults.

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Stay in Touch

Stay up to date by subscribing to our newsletters and joining us on social media. 

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Your giving is an act of worship and makes possible the ministries of Birmingham First. Thank you for your faithfulness and may God bless you.

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Caring Support

From prayer, support and care in times of need to praise and celebration of events and answered prayers, Caring Ministries is here.

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